Patrick Foy

Founding Sculpture, Visiting Artists Liaison

Patrick has spent many years collaborating with artists. Patrick developed innovative processes including: fresco transfer process used in Robert Rauschenberg's Arcadian Retreats project, a suspended relief screen process used in Roy Lichtenstein's Suspended Mobile, and an encaustic wax/screen imaging technique used by James Turrell. From 1985 to 1990, Patrick was a lecturer and head of the etching studio at Graphicstudio at the University of South Florida. Patrick received an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and lived in the Bay Area for many years working first at Crown Point Press and then, as a practicing artist, carpenter, and cabinetmaker.